How to Make Easy Rice Krispies Pumpkin Treats (a Fall Favorite)! by Christine Jones

10 months ago
How to Make Easy Rice Krispies Pumpkin Treats (a Fall Favorite)!

Everybody loves Rice Krispies treats – and they only get better when shaped as cute pumpkins! These are super cute for a school party and transport easily!

You'll need:

  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 40 regular marshmallows
  • 1 box Rice Krispies cereal
  • orange food coloring
  • celery (or Tootsie Rolls)
  • chocolate chunks or chocolate chips

Here’s how to make them:

  1. Melt 3 tablespoons of butter in a large saucepan over medium heat.
  2. Add 40 regular-sized marshmallows (10 ounces) and stir until completely melted. Remove from heat.
  3. Add 6 drops of orange food coloring and stir in completely. Continue to add in food coloring until desired color is achieved.
  4. Add in 6 cups of Rice Krispies cereal and stir to coat well.
  5. Spray your hands with cooking spray and begin to form 3-inch balls. Place them on a cooking sheet lined with parchment paper. Cool completely.
  6. Use a piece of celery or a Tootsie Roll to make the pumpkin stem.
  7. Use chocolate chunks, chocolate chips or other small candies to create a face.
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With 760 pieces, you should have enough for all your trick-or-treaters!

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